AES 498 A: Special Topics in American Ethnic Studies

History and Memory: Race, Archives and Afterlives of War

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
Location: 
SMI 407
SLN: 
10191
Instructor:
Linh Nguyễn
Linh Thủy Nguyễn

Additional Details:

This course explores the power embedded in the narration of history. Who gets to claim history and how does personal memory uphold or challenge these narratives? Who is able to claim particular events and moments? What are our archives and how do race and gender affect what is worthy of curation? We will explore these themes as well as the question of cultural m and collective memory, feminist memory and subjugated knowledge.

Catalog Description: 
Designed to provide the student an opportunity to concentrate on one specific aspect of American Ethnic Studies through a comparative, interdisciplinary approach.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 17, 2018 - 9:00pm